A vibrant lady evokes so much history, glamour, mystique, and exotic promise.
ROSES RISE AT EAST
Artistically structured with 11 rosy spheres in 3 enormous columns, Shanghai Oriental Pearl functions not only a sleek TV tower but also officially honored as AAAAA scenic area by the China National Tourism Administration. This pearl creates a unique skyline that you’ll miss neither day nor night.
You must have tried dumpling soup; how about soup dumpling? Legend was began in Shanghai Nanxiang. Filling a tiny bun with aspic and meat mince; steaming in bamboo basket, the aspic transforms into tasty soup inside the transperant tan skin. Mind the hot splash as your teeth tear it off. Every drop has inscribed on the fourth list of national intangible cultural heritage since 2007.
DARK CHIC BEAMS
Dark as Valentine's day in Shanghai, sweet lanterns beam at Yuyuan. Various handicrafts fill the 2 hectares garden; illuminate million visitors from the world every year. Splendid lanterns decorated with ancient Chinese poems and riddles, prolong cultural depth to this romance festival. No wonder it's inscribed national intangible cultural heritage.